Series launch: spring 2024

This online series features a reporter, an editor, and a reader, each offering their own insights into what makes a good story.

The first in this series, the reporter, features crime reporter Gary Dimmock sharing his insights into journalism through short audio reports.

The second in this series, the editor, Toronto Star editor Keith Bonnell, shares his 5 tips on what makes a good story.

The third and final part of this series, the reader, STO Union’s artistic director Nadia Ross, shares what it is she looks for in a good piece of journalism.

Illustrations by local artists.

The series can be accessed here and through social media channels.


STO Union recognizes that its head office in Farrellton, Quebec is located on the unceded and unsurrendered territory of the Algonquin Anishinaabe Nation whose presence here dates back to time immemorial.